Intermittent Issues and Electrical Troubles

There are many things we have to tests and research to try to find the cause of an intermittent issues. We have the following form we can have customers fill out on such issues.   This gives you some ideas on what things to watch for if you are having odd car...

Buying a Used Car — A Personal Experience

Recently I was in the market for a used car. All of our shop courtesy vehicles are Honda or Toyota, I also personally own Hondas and Toyotas since my research shows they are known for longevity as long as they are maintained properly (which equate to a low cost of...

Buy or Sell….New or Used…that is the question

Sell or Maintain the Old Car By Debi McConnell, Owner of Medi-CAR Auto Repair, Rosemount MN   You’ve just been told by your auto repair shop that you will need to spend $1,800 on repairs for your car to get it back on the road.  Ouch!  You argue that the car is 10...

Do I really need a Cooling System Flush?

  What is a cooling system flush? A cooling system flush, otherwise known as a coolant flush or radiator flush, involves the complete removal of fluid from the system. During normal cooling system service, coolant is drained and then replaced. However, this...